Today, at an exhibition in Seoul, LG and Samsung demonstrated new flexible batteries for portable devices. Given the limited size of the smart watch, new battery technology is seen as a key moment for the market.
Samsung SDI has introduced two new types of flexible batteries: a cell in the form of strips. The thickness of the battery-cell is only 0.3 mm, it is composed of elastic fibers, which allows her to gnutsya.Yacheyka intended to be used in a very small, thin portable devices, such as a necklace, ring or bracelet.
LG provided battery-wire, which can be bent in half without breaking. The company also showed the hexagon battery for wearable, which was introduced earlier this year. This design has the potential to double the battery capacity, through more efficient use of the available space inside the device.